I am now writing to give final details for the meetup on 6th August, when Pronoy Saha, who set up the worldwide Health Technology Forum (of which we are one chapter) will be joining us.
The agenda for the evening has changed and is now:
6:00-6:25 PM - Networking
6:25-6:40 PM - Announcements & Introduction
6:40-7:40 PM - Four short presentations (see below)
7:40-8:15 PM - Questions and audience debate
8:15-9:00 PM - Networking drinks reception with speakers
Please do try to arrive in time for us to start the formal proceedings by 6:25 PM
The event is free - many thanks to Covington & Burling llp for the use of the room and the refreshments.
Dr Vinod Achan is a top cardiologist at Frimley Park Hospital in Surrey (see http://www.surreycardiologist.com/) will talk on how he uses technology to improve patient outcomes
Ben Heubl, an editor of Techcrunch and many other things (see www.benheubl.com) will talk on Connected Health Device Technology and Impact - how does it fit into the NGS?
Charles Lowe, organiser, will talk about the challenges of evidencing the benefits of medical technology, and O2’s recent withdrawal from this market.
Drew Benvie, Founder and MD of battenhall.net (see http://bodydata.co.uk) will talk on how health technologies are enabling brands to listen to signals from staff & customers and adapt their business as a result.